by Rowano Pierroti / Images courtesy of the HKGA
Hong Kong Back To Competition
Local competitive golf action recommenced on May 18 with the HKGA Spring Men’s and Ladies’ Tournaments at the Hong Kong Golf Club. Unfortunately due to thunderstorms over Fanling, the Men’s Tournament was cut short and eventually had to be cancelled.
In the Ladies Tournament, Covi Yan triumphed in the Gross Stableford with 33 points, while Nammy Dun won the Nett Stableford with 41 points.
Lisle Takes Senior Close Amateur Title
The Hong Kong Senior Close Amateur Championship 2020 was played at The Clearwater Bay Golf & Country Club from June 10-12. Bill Lisle took the overall title with scores of 74, 73, 71, for a total of 218 over three rounds, beating out Runner-Up John Ball by 12 points. Ball however took top position in the 65-69 age category. Other category winners were Byung Wook Park (60-64) with scores of 79, 76, 79 and Hop Man Wong (70 & above) with rounds of 87, 73 and 78.